French translation of 'flipping'
⇒ I can't flipping believe it!
Je ne peux vraiment pas y croire!
⇒ flipping horrible
- (= blooming)
fichu(e) (before n)
Example Sentences Including 'flipping'
She got up, lifting the phone in one hand, flipping the curly cord out of the way with the other.An Older Woman
You can't just stand there flipping it to yourself, basically.POPCO (2004)
She wiped the tears from her cheeks with the heel of her hand and got up from the table, flipping the journal closed.GALILEE (2001)
Trends of 'flipping'
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- (= flick) [of finger]
- (= turn) [switch]
⇒ She flipped the light switch on.
Elle actionna l'interrupteur pour allumer la lumière.
⇒ He flipped the omelette on to the plate.
Il a fait glisser l'omelette de la poêle sur l'assiette.to flip sth open
- (mainly US, = toss) [pancake]
faire sauterto flip a coin
tirer à pile ou face
to flip for sth (US)
jouer qch à pile ou face
Example Sentences Including 'flip'
Maurice looked up from Drejtohet's body to the nurse, lingering with flip charts at the end of the bed.TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2003)
Then turn the light off and on, leaving a couple of seconds between each flip of the switch.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
The study door was half-open and as she passed by she reached inside to flip on the light.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Translation of flipping from the Collins English to French Dictionary